IHS News Releases - Automotive

Automotive

  • 4/15/08 8:00 am EDT

    Local authority use of BREEAM, EcoHomes and the Code for Sustainable Homes

    BRACKNELL, United Kingdom--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BRACKNELL, United Kingdom--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sustainability through planning is a new BRE report that will be published by IHS BRE Press on 9 May 2008. This report shows how the BRE Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM), EcoHomes and the Code for Sustainable Homes are being used by local authorities to deliver their sustainable development objectives through the planning system. It includes results of amore...
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  • 3/26/08 8:00 am EDT

    Weighted Average Deal Pricing Retreats 10 Percent, Corporate Consolidation Wanes After Active 2006

    NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. upstream oil and gas merger and acquisition (M&A) total transaction value reached US$49.2 billion on 145 significant deals, both record highs, according to the 2008 Global Upstream M&A Review prepared by John S. Herold, an IHS company (NYSE: IHS), and Harrison Lovegrove & Co., Ltd., a Standard Chartered group company. The U.S. accounted for 32 percent of the US$154 billion in total global upstreammore...
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  • 3/19/08 3:00 pm EDT

    EPS of $0.34 and Adjusted EPS of $0.45

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today reported results for the first quarter ended February 29, 2008. Revenue for the first quarter of 2008 totaled $198.8 million, representing a 30-percent increase over first-quarter 2007 revenue of $152.6 million. Net income for the first quarter of 2008 increased 17 percent to $21.4 million, or $0.34 per diluted share, compared tomore...
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  • 3/18/08 5:31 pm EDT

    Global Financial Dynamics and New Cost Structures, More Than Demand and Supply, Are Driving Momentum behind Record High Oil Prices. Will a Spreading Recession Reverse Oil's Rise?

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--“The new fundamentals” — global financial dynamics and new cost structures — are driving the momentum that pushed oil prices to a record high of $111.80 per barrel on March 17, before settling lower, still putting it well ahead of what had been the previous inflation-adjusted record high of $103.59 set in April 1980, according to Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA), an IHSmore...
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  • 3/14/08 12:00 am EDT
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced the acquisition of JFA International, which provides strategic analysis to the energy industry’s exploration and production (E&P) sectors. JFA International is based in London. IHS acquired JFA International for approximately £2 million (British pounds), or approximately $4 million USD, in an all-cash transactionmore...
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  • 3/13/08 3:05 pm EDT
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced that the IHS board of directors has agreed to add an additional board member and that Brian H. Hall has been elected as a director to fill the vacancy. Mr. Hall will serve as a Class III director until the IHS Annual Meeting of Stockholders on April 23, 2008 where he will be nominated as a director for election to servemore...
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  • 3/12/08 8:00 am EDT

    Total Oil & Gas Transaction Value Dips to US$154 Billion as Deal Pricing Retreats from 2006 Levels

    NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global M&A upstream deal count and asset deal value both reached record highs in 2007, although total transaction value slipped to just under $154 billion from $166 billion in 2006, according to the 2008 Global Upstream M&A Review prepared by John S. Herold, Inc., an IHS company (NYSE: IHS), and Harrison Lovegrove & Co., Ltd., a Standard Chartered group company. This review provides a comprehensive analysismore...
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  • 3/5/08 12:00 pm EST

    Real Impact Expected within Next Five to 10 Years as Great Bubbling Continues

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--“Renewable energy is crossing the divide towards a competitive role in energy markets,” Daniel Yergin, chairman of Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA) and executive vice president of IHS Inc., said today in Washington, D.C. “But there is still more terrain to cover among the different renewable energy sources in terms of economics, technology and scale.” Yergin spoke today at the Washingtonmore...
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  • 3/3/08 5:00 pm EST

    Move Increases IHS Leadership in Core Environmental Areas of Climate Change, Environmental Information Management & Sustainability Reporting, and Chemical Lifecycle Management

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced it is acquiring two leading environmental information companies, Dolphin Software, Inc., and Environmental Software Providers (ESP), for a combined purchase price of $43.5 million. The acquisitions are aligned with the IHS strategy of being the source for insight and information in the areas of energy, product lifecycle,more...
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  • 3/3/08 12:00 am EST

    IHS Acquires 50 Percent Ownership of Maritime Information Leader

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced the acquisition of Prime Publications Limited, which owns 50 percent of Lloyd’s Register-Fairplay Limited. The acquisition makes IHS a 50-50 joint venture partner in Lloyd’s Register-Fairplay, a leading source of global maritime information. Lloyd’s Register, a separate entity, continues to own the remaining 50 percentmore...
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